Jackie Hodes
Jackie Hodes ()

Jackie Hodes, a partner in DLA Piper’s corporate and securities practice, has been named hiring partner in the firm’s Miami office.

Hodes is replacing Pedro Martinez-Fraga, who left the firm this month to start a Miami office for Bryan Cave. The firm’s Miami office has 25 lawyers.

Hodes focuses her practice on domestic and international mergers and acquisitions, private equity transactions and general corporate matters. She is also a member of DLA Piper’s pro bono committee, serves as the pro bono coordinator for the Miami office and is the Miami office delegate for DLA Piper’s Leadership Alliance for Women.

New York-based DLA Piper has 4,200 lawyers in more than 30 countries.